Paradox Access Solutions is seeking Heavy Equipment Operators to join their team!
Paradox Access Solutions is an industry leader in innovative access solutions for any location in Western Canada. Since 2004 Paradox has been providing industrial access mats, swamp mats, rig mats, and ground reinforcement for the pipeline, utility, municipal, general construction and oil and gas industries.
Our business is based on one simple principle : ensuring stable, dependable access to keep projects moving. We are here to provide the best possible solution quickly, reliably and safely.
Want to join a company who sees roadblocks as mere challenges? Who has placed over 1 million mats on over 5,000 projects?
If you are dependable, innovative and looking for a challenge, then we have something in common, and we want you to join our team!
We are currently recruiting : Dozer Operators, Grader Operators, Excavator Operators.
Reporting to the Field Supervisor, the heavy equipment operator is responsible for operating Paradox / Stratum’s heavy equipment in a safe and competent manner.
The heavy equipment operator is responsible for operating heavy equipment in a safe and appropriate manner. Heavy equipment may include trucks, front-end loaders, dozers, graders, and other pieces of equipment.
They must also clean, maintain and secure all equipment as directed by legislation, policies, and procedures.
CORE ATTRIBUTES & COMPETENCIES
Accountability and Dependability
Adaptability and Flexibility
Development and Continuous Learning
Ethics and Integrity
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Competently operate the loader and / or excavator to load and unload equipment, matting and other materials.
Understand the load and work limits of the equipment model being operated.
Perform pre-trip inspections, daily safety and maintenance checks and action items accordingly (lubricate, grease, etc.).
Advise the Supervisor of any requirements for maintenance or repair required.
Identify and adapt to needs, deficiencies, and changes in the work plan and / or schedule.
Ensure equipment is always clean and complete routine maintenance is performed.
Ensure the equipment is safely and securely stored upon completion of use.
Work in adherence to safe work practices, procedures and work site or traffic laws.
Complete in a timely manner all required paperwork and submit to appropriate parties.
Report all incidents and near misses to the Supervisor immediately.
Operate all equipment in a safe and effective manner in order to minimize the risk of injury and / or property damage.
General site and housekeeping.
Other duties may be assigned as required.
Competent to operate equipment, Paradox training and certified tickets.
Valid First Aid + CPR, CSTS-20, PCST, H2S, Ground Disturbance and OSSA certifications.
Be able to work independently while adhering to and maintaining a work schedule.
Be prepared to work in all weather conditions.
Physically able to perform job duties, including lifting up to 50 80 lbs.
Be able to make decisions and solve problems without supervision.
Ability to work as a team member and effectively communicate with co-workers.
Have a positive work attitude and function in fast-paced environments.
Willingness to learn, work overtime, long hours, and shift work.
Willing and able to work away from home for lengthy periods of time.
Ability to pass a Drug & Alcohol test
Ability to pass a health assessment including a 50 pound fitness to work test.
As a part of the Paradox team, the successful candidate will be offered competitive compensation, hands on experience and other exciting incentives.
If you are interested in joining our team, please apply now with your resume.